Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Google.

Google
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 30 39
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Google 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.59% 1.02% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 1.89% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Slough median daily rate £438 £390 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +56.00% -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £310
% change year-on-year -5.56% +45.16% +7.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £24.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -42.71% +22.39% +35.24%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 168 159 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 49.56% 54.08% 61.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 95 120
Slough median daily rate £325 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +7.59% +10.69%
10th Percentile £125 £255 £225
90th Percentile £525 £533 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £18.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -29.01% +40.87%
10th Percentile £15.90 £13.00 £16.71
90th Percentile £20.60 £13.00 £20.37
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% +22.00% -42.00%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Slough

Google
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Google in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Google in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Google.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Core
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance